Game of Thrones

The Pointy End - S1-E8

Continuity mistake: When Ser Barriston throws his armor and sword on the floor after being demoted, the sword stops by his armor. However when Sansa kneels down, the sword is now a good distance from the armor. (00:52:40)

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Cripples, Bastards, and Broken Things - S1-E4

Continuity mistake: When Ned and Petyr are walking and talking about Sir Hugh of the Vale, they pass a wheelbarrow while walking in a straight line that simply vanishes from the side of the path. (00:28:05)

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The Pointy End - S1-E8

Continuity mistake: When Catelyn meets up with Robb's forces, she hugs her son and then puts her hand on his shoulder/chest. In the next shot, her hand is down by her side. (00:41:40)

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You Win or You Die - S1-E7

Continuity mistake: When Jon and the others emerge onto the other side of the wall, there are 4 people with torches. Pay attention to the one at the back on the screen left. He has his torch in his left hand in this shot, but as the shot changes to the front he now has his torch in his right hand. (00:44:30)

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The Pointy End - S1-E8

Continuity mistake: Arya and Syrio are practising at the start, we see them stop with their swords touching and crossed. Camera changes and Syrio's sword is much lower and no longer touching Arya's. (00:02:10)

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You Win or You Die - S1-E7

Continuity mistake: When Jon is taking his vow at the tree, the red markings on the tree change between shots. 2 single lines become joined, and a third single line becomes less smudged. (00:45:00)

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You Win or You Die - S1-E7

Continuity mistake: When the group of men emerge at the other side of the wall, the last man with a torch has it held vertically. Camera cuts and now it is held at around a 45 degree angle. (00:44:30)

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The Wolf and the Lion - S1-E5

Continuity mistake: When Bran is asking about where his mother has gone he is playing with a lure. Between instant cuts the position of the lure in his hand is constantly changing. (00:15:20)

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The Wolf and the Lion - S1-E5

Continuity mistake: After the attack on Catelyn we see Bran Luwin and Theon talking while Theon is practising archery, the arrows in the board are constantly changing position and appearing and disappearing with no time to do so. (00:13:50)

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Winter Is Coming - S1-E1

Continuity mistake: Ser Jorah has just given Daenerys 3 books as her wedding present. As she takes them, their spines are pointing towards her right side. Cut to the next shot, as Jorah informs her that he served her father, the spines are now pointing towards her left side. (00:50:45)

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Winter Is Coming - S1-E1

Continuity mistake: When we see the dead deer at the start there are maggotts all over the face of the deer. Between camera angles, the position of the maggots differ drastically. (00:15:00)

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A Golden Crown - S1-E6

Continuity mistake: When Tyrion wakes up inside the skycell you can see two skylights in the ceiling of the cell through which the sunlight passes. However, when we get a long shot of the skycells, you can see there's no way for the light to pass through them, as there are no "holes" on the floor of the cells above Tyrion's. (00:13:45)

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A Golden Crown - S1-E6

Continuity mistake: When Ser Vardis has cornered Bron right at the edge of the moon door the position of Bron's body changes between shots. When the shot is taken from inside the moondoor, Bron's body leans backwards, over the moondoor. But when the shot is taken from behind the throne Bron is leaning forward.

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Baelor - S1-E9

Continuity mistake: When Jamie is brought before Robb near the end, the blood smears on the sword being held to Jamie's neck keep changing between shots. (00:45:20)

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The Pointy End - S1-E8

Continuity mistake: Catelyn confronts her sister about the raven's message that arrived at dawn. When she does, the roll of paper is rolled completely differently between the 2 camera angles. (00:16:05)

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A Golden Crown - S1-E6

Continuity mistake: When the guard is hitting Tyrion in the sky cell, Tyrion has his arms outstretched in one shot and against the wall in the next. (00:14:00)

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Winter Is Coming - S1-E1

Continuity mistake: Khal Drogo has just lifted Daenerys onto her horse after their wedding celebration. Her hair is behind both shoulders. In the immediate next shot, her hair has now moved in front. (00:55:00)

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The Pointy End - S1-E8

Continuity mistake: When Ser Barriston throws his armour and sword on the floor after being demoted, the armor and sword are inside the black tiled square on the floor. Camera changes to show Sansa kneeling before the council and now the armor and sword are outside of the black tiled box despite no-one touching it. (00:52:30)

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The Kingsroad - S1-E2

Continuity mistake: When Tyrion is talking to Sandor, his position in relation to the gate changes between camera cuts. In the first shot he is next to the gate. In the second shot he is about 3ft away. (00:06:20)

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Winter Is Coming - S1-E1

Continuity mistake: At Daenerys' wedding we see a man get sliced across his midriff and lean backwards with his mouth open. Camera does an instant cut and now he is slouched forwards. (00:52:00)

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Mhysa - S3-E10

Joffrey: I am the king! I will punish you.
Tywin: Any man who must say "I am the king" is no true king.

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Fire and Blood - S1-E10

Trivia: One of the severed heads on a spike is that of former president George W. Bush. Before shooting the scene, George RR Martin asked writers and producers David Benioff and D.B.Weis to have a cast of their 3 heads to be put on the spikes, but for budget reasons they opted to get a box from HBO's warehouse with used severed heads. They noted that one was Bush's, but they put a wig on it and got away with nobody noticing. In the Blu-Ray commentary the producers revealed the story, and got a lot of criticism from the right.

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Season 1 generally

Question: Why is Khal Drogo willing to give Viserys an army in exchange for Daenerys? Until she is almost poisoned, he seems to have no real interest in The Iron Throne or the Targaryen dynasty, considering how she has to beg him to cross the Narrow Sea. Why didn't he just marry a native Dothraki woman?

Answer: This is explained more in the book. Khal Drogo and his bloodriders do intend to help Viserys take the throne, however they do things in their own time. This is what causes Viserys's frustration. In the book, Illyrio Mopatis tells Viserys that he has already waited his entire life to claim The Iron Throne and that waiting a few more years isn't that big of a deal. The Dothraki are a nomadic tribe, which is largely why they have no interest in invading and sacking King's Landing. However, since Khal Drogo eventually grows to love Dany, her assassination attempt by the Westerosi compels him to seek revenge.

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